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One of the things that frequently gets lost in descriptions of depression is that the depressed person often knows that it is a ludicrous condition to feel so disabled by the ordinary business of quotidian life.
Andrew Solomon

Meaning of "quotidian" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD QUOTIDIAN

From Latin quotīdiānus, variant of cottīdiānus daily.
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PRONUNCIATION OF QUOTIDIAN

quotidian  [kwəʊˈtɪdɪən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QUOTIDIAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Quotidian can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES QUOTIDIAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of quotidian in the English dictionary

The first definition of quotidian in the dictionary is recurring daily. Other definition of quotidian is everyday; commonplace. Quotidian is also a malarial fever characterized by attacks that recur daily.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH QUOTIDIAN


Acadian
əˈkeɪdɪən
Arcadian
ɑːˈkeɪdɪən
Barbadian
bɑːˈbeɪdɪən
Canadian
kəˈneɪdɪən
circadian
sɜːˈkeɪdɪən
cystidean
sɪsˈtɪdɪən
Dravidian
drəˈvɪdɪən
Euclidean
juːˈklɪdɪən
Floridian
flɒˈrɪdɪən
French-Canadian
ˌfrɛntʃkəˈneɪdɪən
Freudian
ˈfrɔɪdɪən
Gideon
ˈɡɪdɪən
glottidean
ɡlɒˈtɪdɪən
Grenadian
ɡrɛˈneɪdɪən
meridian
məˈrɪdɪən
obsidian
ɒbˈsɪdɪən
ophidian
əʊˈfɪdɪən
proglottidean
ˌprəʊɡlɒˈtɪdɪən
radian
ˈreɪdɪən
viridian
vɪˈrɪdɪən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUOTIDIAN

quota-hopper
quota-hopping
quotability
quotable
quotableness
quotably
quotation
quotation mark
quotation marks
quotatious
quotative
quote
quote-driven
quote-unquote
quoted company
quoter
quoteworthy
quoth
quotha
quotient

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUOTIDIAN

antemeridian
aphidian
ascidian
cantharidian
conidian
cycloidian
Indian
iridian
magnetic meridian
Midian
monoprionidian
nullifidian
Numidian
Ovidian
paradoxidian
Phidian
postmeridian
prime meridian
rachidian
scincoidian
suidian

Synonyms and antonyms of quotidian in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «QUOTIDIAN»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «quotidian» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of quotidian

Translation of «quotidian» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QUOTIDIAN

Find out the translation of quotidian to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of quotidian from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «quotidian» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

瘴疠
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cotidiano
570 millions of speakers

English

quotidian
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

दैनिक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

اليومية المعتادة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ежедневной газете
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cotidiano
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দৈনিক জ্বর
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

quotidien
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Quotidian
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

alltäglich
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

日常の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

quotidian
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Quotidian
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

môi ngày
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அன்றாட
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

दरडी सैनिक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

gündelik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

quotidiano
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Quotidian
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

щоденній газеті
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cotidian
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

quotidian
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

alledaags
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

quotidian
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

quotidian
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of quotidian

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUOTIDIAN»

The term «quotidian» is regularly used and occupies the 104.680 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QUOTIDIAN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about quotidian

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4 QUOTES WITH «QUOTIDIAN»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word quotidian.
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Elizabeth Gilbert
Oh, I just want what we all want: a comfortable couch, a nice beverage, a weekend of no distractions and a book that will stop time, lift me out of my quotidian existence and alter my thinking forever.
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Ben Marcus
The common, the quotidian, is so much more unyielding to me, really stubborn and hard to work with, and I like this because it makes me think and it makes me worry. I can't just plunge my hand into the meat of it. I need new approaches.
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Harvey Pekar
I was sort of on a mission with 'American Splendor.' I wanted to try to prove that comics could do things. I wanted to expand them beyond superheroes and talking animals. And I knew that was going to take a long time. But I just started writing an autobiography about my quotidian life.
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Andrew Solomon
One of the things that frequently gets lost in descriptions of depression is that the depressed person often knows that it is a ludicrous condition to feel so disabled by the ordinary business of quotidian life.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUOTIDIAN»

Discover the use of quotidian in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to quotidian and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Quotidian Mysteries: Laundry, Liturgy, and "women's Work"
" "This volume is the text of the 1998 Madeleva Lecture in Spirituality, sponsored by the Center for Spirituality at Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc.
Kathleen Norris, 1998
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The Ecstatic Quotidian: Phenomenological Sightings in Modern ...
While phenomenology grounds this study (through Husserl, Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, and Bachelard), what makes this book more than a treatise on phenomenological aesthetics is the way in which modernity itself is examined in its relation to ...
Jennifer Anna Gosetti-Ferencei, 2010
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The Art of the Everyday: The Quotidian in Postwar French Culture
A panorama of an important aspect of postwar French culture, The Art of the Everyday brings to light the work of a new generation of contemporary French artists viewed through the lens of daily experience.
Lynn Gumpert, Tom Bishop, 1997
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Chinese Modern: The Heroic and the Quotidian
DIVAn analysis of the Chinese experience of modernity through the literary works, films and other cultural artifacts that represent it. /div "Read "Chinese Modern" for a journey through China's 'long twentieth century.
Xiaobing Tang, 2000
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Visionary Dreariness: Readings in Romanticism's Quotidian ...
First Published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Markus Poetzsch, 2013
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I'm Neither Here Nor There: Mexicans’ Quotidian Struggles ...
DIVStudies poor and working-class Mexicans in the USA, showing how migration influences the creation of identity, family, and community and how it affects even those who don't themselves actually migrate./div
Patricia Zavella, 2011
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A Quotidian Dilemma
"A Quotidian Dilemma" is a serendipitous fantasy based on the power of life, love, and the mind.
Juanita L. Batson, 2003
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The prince of the quotidian
Questions raised by the The Annals of Chile - published concurrently with The Prince of the Quotidian - are resolved in the confidential, clarifying contexts of this journal recounting one month in the poet's life.
Paul Muldoon, 1994
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The Kingdom of Insignificance: Miron Bialoszewski and the ...
In this first scholarly book in English on Miron Białoszewski (1922–1983), Joanna Niżyńska illuminates the elusive prose of one of the most compelling and challenging postwar Polish writers.
Joanna Nizynska, 2013
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The Morals and Politics of Psychology: Psychological ...
Quotidian Ethics Empowerment brings to the forefront of scientific and professional endeavors three values: self-determination, distributive justice, and collaborative and democratic participation. In fact, it may be argued that the main thrust of ...
Isaac Prilleltensky, 1994

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QUOTIDIAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term quotidian is used in the context of the following news items.
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'This Lime Tree Bower', early McPherson gem at Quotidian (review)
Not as well known or as often produced as Conor McPherson's later works The Weir, Port Authority or Shining City, this superb production of This Lime Tree ... «DC Theatre Scene, Jul 15»
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'This Lime Tree Bower' at Quotidian Theatre Company
The Irish are legendary storytellers, and Conor McPherson's play, one of his earliest, is a rollicking but thought-provoking tale of adventurous misadventure, told ... «DC Metro Theater Arts, Jul 15»
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Quotidian Joys in BOC's Our Town
Stage Manager Ned Rorem and J.D. McClatchy's opera Our Town has taken its time coming to roost in Boston proper. The opera had its world premiere in ... «The Boston Musical Intelligencer, Jun 15»
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Of Montreal's quotidian repudiation
Of Montreal's quotidian repudiation ... between being too flowery or being too intellectual [and] not using language that's too simplistic or quotidian or something. «Weld for Birmingham, May 15»
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Bursts of intensity within Kahlil Joseph's quotidian landscape at MOCA
Nothing much happens in “m.A.A.d.,” Kahlil Joseph's double-screen video installation at the Museum of Contemporary Art. Unexpectedly, its open-ended ... «Los Angeles Times, Apr 15»
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BWW Reviews: LETTICE AND LOVAGE at Quotidian Theatre Co.
Quotidian Theatre - theatre dedicated to the poetry of everyday life, no-frills storytelling, and realistic situations and dialogue - brings us Peter Shaffer's witty ... «Broadway World, Apr 15»
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Review: Peter Shaffer's Lettice and Lovage at Quotidian
The colorful history embellisher Lettice Douffet is poised to charm the husk right off of the corn of unsuspecting tourists visiting Britain's most lackluster stately ... «DC Theatre Scene, Apr 15»
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Quotidian Theatre Company to Present LETTICE AND LOVAGE
Quotidian Theatre Company regulars, Jane Squier Bruns (Lettice Douffet) and Leah Mazade (Lotte Schoen), will delight audiences in Peter Shaffer's comedy ... «Broadway World, Apr 15»
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HCWDstudio's brick lamp breaks quotidian rituals with intuitive design
'brick lamp', designed by new york's HCWDstudio, is a minimal light that works with no switch, shade, or wire. instead, it interacts with your hand gestures to ... «Designboom, Mar 15»
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Courtney Barnett: Quotidian Blues
“Shit I basically just re-wrote 'Handshake Drugs' by Wilco,” wrote Courtney Barnett on her Facebook page in the summer of 2012, a full year before the ... «American Songwriter, Mar 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Quotidian [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/quotidian>. Jun 2021 ».
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